verb (used with or without object), a·woke or a·waked, a·woke or a·waked or a·wo·ken, a·wak·ing.
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Origin of awake
OTHER WORDS FROM awake
Words nearby awake
Example sentences from the Web for half-awake
Now half-awake, we need all the help we can get in understanding our situation.
Her mother, but half-awake, clung nervously to her, asking purposeless and incoherent questions.Mercy Philbrick's Choice|Helen Hunt Jackson
I asked, forgetting for the moment, and in my half-awake condition, the incident in which it had figured as above described.True Tales of the Weird|Sidney Dickinson
Half-awake, he groped around for his foot-gear, but could find only one boot.True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World|Adolphus W. Greely
For a long time she had been half-awake, ever since the vehicle had stopped, which must have been ages and ages ago.The Laughing Cavalier|Baroness Orczy
I took it, but half-awake, and watched the man go to two other hammocks which stretched away in front of me.The Secret Service Submarine|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull